The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certification
Rank 554 550 515
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -35
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 43 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.079% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.41% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 18
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£358 £420 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £406 £325
% change year-on-year
-24.61% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10467 10537 8621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.01% 19.44% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6000 6130 4641
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 516 543 460
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 38 £371 -11.04% 10
London +13 14 £415 -1.07% 7
South West +14 4 £285 -40.00%
City of London +12 4 £438 +0.69% 7
East of England +10 4 £377 -
Scotland - 4 £331 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 4 - -
North East - 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
Bristol +5 3 £280 -41.05%
Yorkshire -17 3 £420 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £377 -
North Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £377 -
York - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 - -
North West -12 1 - -
West Yorkshire -12 1 £420 -
Leeds -14 1 £420 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £350 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £313 -

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Certification.

1 89 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (61.80%) Oracle Database
3 47 (52.81%) SQL
4 31 (34.83%) Linux
5 29 (32.58%) PL/SQL
5 29 (32.58%) Finance
6 28 (31.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (26.97%) ITIL
8 23 (25.84%) OCP
9 21 (23.60%) UNIX
9 21 (23.60%) Security Cleared
10 20 (22.47%) Web Services
11 19 (21.35%) Oracle RAC
12 18 (20.22%) Degree
12 18 (20.22%) Java
12 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
12 18 (20.22%) Oracle Database 12c
13 17 (19.10%) Relational Database
13 17 (19.10%) Solaris
13 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (17.98%) Toad
14 16 (17.98%) XML
15 15 (16.85%) RDBMS
15 15 (16.85%) Oracle EBS
15 15 (16.85%) Service Management
16 14 (15.73%) Migration
16 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (15.73%) Windows
16 14 (15.73%) Oracle EBS R12
17 13 (14.61%) Data Modelling

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.24%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle 9iAS
4 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.25%) Apache
5 2 (2.25%) JBoss
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (15.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (7.87%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (1.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
7 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) LDAP
1 5 (5.62%) SAN
2 4 (4.49%) Internet
3 3 (3.37%) PuTTY
3 3 (3.37%) HTTP
3 3 (3.37%) Telnet
3 3 (3.37%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.37%) Firewall
3 3 (3.37%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.37%) SSH
4 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.25%) DNS
4 2 (2.25%) DHCP
4 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (61.80%) Oracle Database
2 28 (31.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (20.22%) SQL Server
3 18 (20.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (19.10%) Relational Database
4 17 (19.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 15 (16.85%) RDBMS
6 11 (12.36%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (12.36%) Oracle Exadata
7 9 (10.11%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (8.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 7 (7.87%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (6.74%) Data Mining
11 5 (5.62%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (4.49%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (4.49%) OLTP
12 4 (4.49%) OLAP
12 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (3.37%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Toad
2 13 (14.61%) JIRA
3 11 (12.36%) ClearCase
3 11 (12.36%) ClearQuest
4 9 (10.11%) JUnit
4 9 (10.11%) Eclipse
4 9 (10.11%) Subversion
5 8 (8.99%) Maven
5 8 (8.99%) Ant
5 8 (8.99%) Artifactory
5 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.37%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.12%) FishEye
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Banking
3 7 (7.87%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.49%) Retail
5 3 (3.37%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.25%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Electronics
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.12%) Billing
7 1 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (32.58%) Developer
2 28 (31.46%) DBA
3 25 (28.09%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (16.85%) Analyst
5 12 (13.48%) Administrator
6 9 (10.11%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Test Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) Functional Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) Programmer
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle Consultant
10 5 (5.62%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 4 (4.49%) Java Programmer
11 4 (4.49%) ETL Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
13 2 (2.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 2 (2.25%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) Web Services
2 16 (17.98%) XML
3 12 (13.48%) HTML
3 12 (13.48%) J2EE
4 9 (10.11%) JSP
4 9 (10.11%) Servlets
4 9 (10.11%) Struts
4 9 (10.11%) Spring
4 9 (10.11%) Hibernate
5 8 (8.99%) .NET
5 8 (8.99%) Apache CXF
6 7 (7.87%) SOAP
7 4 (4.49%) Java SE
7 4 (4.49%) Java EE
7 4 (4.49%) Java EE 5
8 3 (3.37%) Apache Flex
9 2 (2.25%) Ajax
9 2 (2.25%) Middleware
9 2 (2.25%) CSS
9 2 (2.25%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.74%) Replication
3 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.37%) Clustering
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.12%) DTV
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Linux
2 21 (23.60%) UNIX
3 17 (19.10%) Solaris
4 14 (15.73%) Windows
5 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.49%) AIX
7 3 (3.37%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.25%) VME
8 2 (2.25%) HPUX
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) ITIL
2 15 (16.85%) Service Management
3 14 (15.73%) Migration
3 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.61%) Data Modelling
5 10 (11.24%) UML
6 9 (10.11%) OOP
6 9 (10.11%) OO
6 9 (10.11%) ETL
6 9 (10.11%) ITSM
7 8 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.99%) Patch Management
8 7 (7.87%) SDLC
8 7 (7.87%) Database Security
9 6 (6.74%) High Availability
9 6 (6.74%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.62%) ERP
10 5 (5.62%) Test Scripting
11 4 (4.49%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.81%) SQL
2 29 (32.58%) PL/SQL
3 18 (20.22%) Java
4 5 (5.62%) VBA
5 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.49%) Perl
5 4 (4.49%) C
5 4 (4.49%) C#
6 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.25%) Korn
7 2 (2.25%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) COBOL
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) OCP
2 21 (23.60%) Security Cleared
3 18 (20.22%) Degree
4 13 (14.61%) SC Cleared
5 9 (10.11%) OCA
5 9 (10.11%) Sun Certification
5 9 (10.11%) OCPJP
6 8 (8.99%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.49%) BC Cleared
7 4 (4.49%) OCAJ
7 4 (4.49%) ISEB
8 2 (2.25%) RHCE
8 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.25%) RHCSA
9 1 (1.12%) MCP
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.12%) PMP
9 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.49%) NFS
2 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.25%) Samba
4 2 (2.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (6.74%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.74%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.49%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.37%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (3.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.25%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.25%) Puppet
5 2 (2.25%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.74%) VMware
5 5 (5.62%) NetApp
6 4 (4.49%) IBM
6 4 (4.49%) EMC
7 3 (3.37%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (3.37%) Apple
7 3 (3.37%) Sun
7 3 (3.37%) HP
7 3 (3.37%) Teradata
8 2 (2.25%) Brocade
8 2 (2.25%) Veritas
8 2 (2.25%) CommVault
8 2 (2.25%) Informatica
8 2 (2.25%) Cisco
8 2 (2.25%) Remedy
8 2 (2.25%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.25%) SAP
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